Women Who Make Room

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The Women Who Make Room Circle is women who have grown with AROHO and have helped AROHO grow. Please take a moment to meet our Women Who Make Room Circle. We welcome you.

ALBANIA Mimoza Erebara ANTIGUA AND BARBADOS brenda lee browne ARGENTINA Lisa Rose Bradford Alexandra Newton Rios Geraldine Palavecino ARMENIA Lusine Hambardzumyan AUSTRALIA Philippa Andrew Gillian Barlow wendy buss Lisa Collyer Holly Craig Liza Dezfouli Judyth Emanuel Emma Harvey Linda Henderson J Jons Diane Kardachi Anne Kellas Kerry Kerr Elaine Lewis Morgan Marks Monique Painter Helena Pantsis Emma Parker Rose Penglase Angela Rega Nikki Russian Elif Sezen Sarah St Vincent Welch Dorothy Swoope Janet Thomas Kimberly Williams The Poet Mj BAHAMAS  Psula Farrington BAHRAIN  Seher Hashmi BANGLADESH Victoria Baquerizo t. jahan Salma Siddika BELIZE Maryam Abdul-Qawiyy Lorna Jones aj nordall BERMUDA  Lucinda Spurling BOTSWANA Ludo Sekga Bangwato Sikwa BRAZIL Claudia Almeida Emily Bandeira Luciana Cristina Campos luiz canales Silva Gilberto Ani Hao Ana Neves Dalvaci Porto Flavia Rocha Loures Beatriz Seelaender Márcia Maria Tannure BULGARIA Darena Georgieva BURUNDI Marie Gloria Gahimbare CANADA Samia Asir Carol Auld Kat Basnett Lisa Beere Roxanna Bennett Laura Bisaillon Carolyn Boll Mailyne Briggs Ann-Marie Brown Jessie Carson Laura Chaignon Colli Christante Judith Cockman Elizabeth Copeland Patricia Cota Isobel Cunningham Graham Curry Pamela Dodds Ashley Fernandez Christalee Froese Ava Garfinkel Sarah Aubrey Gazaneo Theresa Graorac Andrea Greening Patti Hall steph jacobs Joyce Jenner Rozina Jessa Scribe K Sandra Kasturi Marjorie Kildare Paige Kostyniuk Danielle La Valle Anita Lafferty Brittney Lalonde matthia langone Dolapo Lawal Jeanette Luchese Christie Ma Nadia vanessa Machiskinic Tricia McCallum Tanya McIntyre Jessica Mendes Ann-Marie Metten Jan Morrison Andrea Mozarowski In spirit of solidarity. I feel blessed to be an early legacy fellow and wish to support someone else’s journey. Helen O’Connor Michelle Pajot Alicia Payne Lisa Randall kerry rawlinson Sandy Reynolds Ruth Rifka Helana Rosales Sheena Rose Pamela L. Russell Emily Schooley Linda Simpson Roz Spafford Anne J Steves Joan Sullivan Tosca Teran Vanessa Vandergrift Maddison van Dolder Mari Jo Vanidour Lara Von Waldenburg Pamela Wagner Carol Leigh Wehking ElJean Wilson CHINA Sufei “Consuela” Yang COLOMBIA Daniela María Acosta Parsons COSTA RICA Rocio Con Tao Watts CYPRUS Maia Woodward CZECH REPUBLIC Nurten Yuksel DENMARK Cindy Lynn Brown Lone Morch stinne storm EGYPT Amy Refaat Mahinour Tawfik Robin Walter ETHIOPIA Meron Abey Tofik Dawide EVERYWHERE INBETWEEN Laura Abbott Anya Achtenberg Sefara-Rabi MJ Adams Suzanne Adams Barbara Agte Pamela Ahlen Fataima Ahmad Tonia Ainot Theresa Alarid Kathya Alexander nastasia alexandru Cynthia Allen Roberta Allen Helen Ambridge Enil Arguello Solis Kelli Armstrong Zita Arocha Nicole Arocho Thank you for all you do! Shirley Atencio Elaine Avila Azul Conservation Products Terri Bailey Barbara Bald Julie Baldwin Molly Ballistic sasha ballon Prema Bangera Aminah Barber Carrie Barnard Marion Barnwell Victoria Barrios BDB Communication Roberta Beary Leslee Becker Julia Malaika Beckford Cristina Bejan Lauren Bell Susan Bennett Angelica Bergamini Michele Berger Claire Berman Thank you for the opportunity to enter this drawing and support this work! Wendi Lynn Berman Amy Bernstein judith bernstein Rebecca Berry Dunia Best Sharon Kay Beyer S Bigelow Virginia Bitting Lynnette Black Jean Blackburn Peggy Blakely Patricia Blanco Lauren Blodgett AJ Bloomer Blue Lily Jewels Jax Blunt BodyAliveCatherine Kath Boles-Turner Cara Bonewitz Pamela Booker Ayja Bounous Marilyn Bousquin Holly Bowden Jennifer Boyden Marissa Branson Alida Brill Jane Brody Suzanne Brogger ann bronston Ellen Brooks Monica Brooks annette brown Cara Brown Cathy Thomas Brownfield Dawn Bryan Ninamary Buba Maginnis Nina Buckless Emily Budd Melissa Buhrt Rossalinna Burk DMG Byrnes Diane Caldwell pamela callender Jennifer Campbell Mary Campilii Emel Can Sarah Cannon Cheryl Capaldo Traylor Suzanne Carey tamra carraher Enriqueta Carrington Emily Carton Catharine Cary Hope Casareno Cecilia Castaneda megan catalan Sarah Chace Amy Chang Ramey Channell Sally Charette Susan Chast Lisa Eve Cheby JB Clark Breena Clarke Kimberly Clouse Abby Clouse-Radigan Dayna Cobarrubias Beth Cohen Roberta Cohen Beth Cohen Jessica Cohn Camille Cole Victoria Congema Dee Conmy Cynthia Coogan Christine Cooper Melody Cooper Marie Cordell Diana T Cordova Hannah Costelle Neverne Covington Juliet Cowdin Bishop Chauna Craig Kathleen Crandall Teri Crane Julie Cromie Judy Crowe JoAnn Cunningham Linda Curtin Alexandra Da Cunha Penny Dahl Penelope Dane Michael Darby Sharleen Daugherty Brooke Davis Cheryl Davis Georgia Jones Davis Betty Davis-McClain anne dawid Vivi de Graff Alexis De Veaux M. M. De Voe Rutika Deshpande Danielle Deulen Mary Di Lucia Iquo DianaAbasi Laressa Dickey Fay Dillof Marie Dolores Moyra Donaldson Jeanne Donohue Deb Dorr Ellie Doster Ann Douglas Teresa Dovalpage Kate Downes Amy Drake Elizabeth Drescher D’Lena Duncan Jennifer Dunn Sandra Duran Wilson MA Durand Jane Dwyer Tina Dybvik Patricia Eagle Donna Eagles Catherine Edgerton Laury Egan Dora Eirich Camille Endacott Kathy Engel Carolyn Es Joselyn Estruch Lisa Estus Midori Evans fagan Lyn Fairchild Hawks Farm Share Ltd. Sara Farrell Okamura Sandra Faulkner Shawn Fawson Karin Fazio Littlefield eila feldman Stephanie Felix Erin Ferdinand Cecilia Fernandez Harwell Fernandez Diana Fertig-Page Meredith Fettes I’m thrilled to donate to such a generous idea. Diane Fitzsimmons Julia Fleeman anel flores Mari Flower C. Flanagan Flynn Jean Foerster stinne folving “It will come if it is there and if you will let it come.” Gertrude Stein Kasey Ford Krystal Foster Heather Fowler Candice Fox Gale Frances Bitangila Françoise Gabriela Frank Kathleen Cecilia Franks lindsey freebird Marla Friedman Brigid Frizell Diane Gallagher Sharon Gallagher Lucia Galloway Shannon Galpin Majda Gama anna gamelin Traci Gamet Early Gardner Kathy Garland Laura Garris Beatrix Gates Angela George Karen George Iris Gersh Diane Gilliam Ginger Danz Art Janet Givens Emma Goldman-Sherman Rachel Goldstein Kathy Andrea Gomez Michele Privette Gorden Alexia Gordon Eileen Gormley Sandra Graves Glenna Gray Shelly Gray Monique Gray Smith Lorna Green Sofia Greenberg Valerie Greene Gayle J. Greenlea Gail Griffin Carrie Grinstead Griselda Steiner Griselda Carole Gruenert Rachel Guido deVries Gutterwink One of my former professors Meredith Hall greatly benefitted from support from A Room of One’s Own. Very grateful that this organisation exists. Tami Haaland Amanda Hackett Beth Hadley Ninetta Hall-Ford Sue Hallgarth Jimin Han Dana Harris Elizabeth Harris Sofie Harsha Kay Harwell Fernandez Ali Haselbeck Reeno Hashimoto Sister Sheba Haven Pamela Helberg Janet Ruth Heller Nadine Heller Nancy Hermansen Cynthia Herrera Jordan Hester Elaine Heveron Michelle Hiskey Elizabeth Hodges Audrey Hoffman rachel hoffman I so wish I could send more. Donna Hoke Kim Holl Angala Holland Sarah Hollier Heidi Honeycutt Rita Hooks susan hoover Rhiannon Hopkins Marya Hornbacher Edward William Horst Juliana Howard Mary Howes I love you, AROHO! Bless all your work toward including all women in this community. Yang Huang Jane Hughes Emily Hughes Leecynth Hunkins I hope this amount helps in some way. I’m a playwright and I’ve been writing for over 70 years. Tuesday coming I’ll be 90 years old. . . and I send blessings and creative luck to all those in AROHO! Cara Viva Iacovetta Aylah Ireland Rebecca Irene Hira Ismail Ana Iwataki Kathy Izard Jennifer Jacobi Andrea Jarrell Anita Jay Michael Jercinovic Quinn Jiles JM Publishing Thank you for all you do! Kathleen Johnson Michael Angel Johnson Trina-Leshay Johnson Victoria Johnson Georgia Jones jp jones Judy Jones Lois P. Jones Georgia Jones Georgia Jones-Davis Kristina Jordan Lucille Joyner Kamara Thomas Music Krystal Kamenides Nadya Dede Kanyi Bhanu Kapil Diane Kardachi Jen Karetnick Sophia Kartsonis Kalaivani Karunakaran Natalie Kasper Judit Katalin Ghillian Keefe For the community Anna Kegler Risë Keller Alexis Kelley Dr. Laura Kelly Meme Kelly Eileen Kennedy Jules Kennedy Eileen Kennedy Kait Kerrigan Farjana Khanom Ronda J. Kiefer Lorry Kikta Joan Killelea Katrina Kimbril Alexandria King Heidi King Nancy King Sherry King Susan King Melody King Ulrich Lauren Klinger Jocelyn Knight Barbara Knott jill koenigsdorf Tanya Ko-Hong kaya Kotzen s kramer Anne Krawitz Deborah Kruger Jennifer Kunka Thank you for this beautiful and generous gift. Whoever is chosen will be grateful. Jan La Roche Allison Lacher Gail Langstroth Mary Lannon Michelle Lanzoni Nina Evy Larsen Naomi Larson Inda Lauryn Della Leavitt Anne Lee Genevieve Legacy Jessica Lew Gina Lincoln Lynn Linnemeier Sarah Lipton Caren Lissner Linda Litteral Korine Little crystal liu Mercedes Llanos Deborah Locicero Rosemary Lombard Dorothy Louise Nancy “Planet Peace Woman” Love MaryCatherine Loving Michelle Lyle Patricia Lynch Sarah Lynch Paula Lynn Mahala M Brooke Mackintosh Aimee Mackovic Anne MacLeod Ronna Magy Mary Makofske Kumkum Pareek Malik Samia Malik Mamas Ignite Pamela Mandell Anca Manolache Renee Marcum-Losey Marguerite Maria Rivas Farzana Marie Heather Marie Allie Marini Valli Marti Maggie Martin Wendy-Marie Martin Robin Martin Melani Martinez Dee Matthews Johnnie May Dominique Mazeaud Azure Rouet McBride Caitlin McCuskey Suashia Mikumari McEvers JoAnne McFarland Susan McFarland Mary McGinnis Carol McGorry Margaret McGowan Ginger McKnight-Chavers Barbara McLaughlin Emily McLaughlin Ashley McMurray Beth Mcnamara Hallie McPherson Marianela Medrano Ellen Meeropol Ana Meneses Carmel Merryman Margareta Michels Susan Michutka Mona Deutsch Miller Winter Miller Patricia Milton Zee Mink-Fuller Susan J. Mitchell Chiori Miyagawa Kris Montgomery michele montgomery Katherine Moore A donation for Edna Payne Clarke Gift of Fellowship drawing and for all the good work you do. Thank you, A Room of her Own Mary B Moore C.J. Morin Jaye Alison Moscariello Judy Mosher Olga Moskvina victoria muñoz Devon Murphy-Petersen cherice murray Niko Murray jill murray Stacy Muszynski Alena Nahabedian Lee Nash Darlin Neal Barbara Neri Jaime Netzer Jaime Netzer Bronwen Newcott Debra (Hippy in the Hills) Newhouse M. Sophia Newman Amy Miller Newsome Terri Niccum Anne Faith Nicholls Melody Nixon Samantha Ocena Mindy Ohringer Theresa Coty O’Neil Dori Ostermiller Trina P Joan Page-Durante Diane Palm Panagiota Panagiotaki Daija Parker Annie Parnell Nora Parris Demetres L Parrish Ami Pascual Spear Cheryl Ann Passanisi Niesha Patrick Laura Patterson Emanda Percival Christina Perez Amy Peterson Kerry Petherbridge Deborah Phelps Denise Philipbar Beth Phillips Debra Phillips Aubrey Pickel Patricia D. Pin Marsha Rosenzweig Pincus Cecilia Pinto Sayra Pinto Michelle Pirret Kaedan Pittluck Please Pass the Gravy Susan Pohlman Heidi Poon Cecile Popp Deborah Porter Anjanette Potter Dianca London Potts Irena Praitis Vivian Beneatha Quah Linda Quennec Celeste Quilantang Sharon Quiroz Lori Rader-Day Desiree Ramirez Thank you for doing the work that you do and supporting women writers and artists! Nikki Raymond Sarah Rearick Ann Reed Linda Reed Adelina Reels Amy Reifsnyder Sasha Rene Rana Reslan Jennifer Richardson Susan Richardson Liliane Richman Cinthia Ritchie Sara Roberts Teresa Roberts Nancy Robie Alysa Robin Hantgan Cynthia Robinson Young Karen Sylvia Rockwell Ana Rodriguez Rebecca Rodriguez Jen Roessler Tahirih Rohoman Dorothy Rosby Ninotchka Rosca Donna Roux Delia Rowan Alexandra Rozenman Penny Russell j delayne ryms Lise Saint Amant Gloria Saltzman Alissr Sammarco Camilla Sanderson Julie Sandvig Boll yolanda santiago venegas Kathleen Savino Amanda Saxton Sommer Schafer Rebecca Scheckman Molly Schenkel Laura Schneider Anne Scott Bonnie Scott Sofia Sears Kara Seeger Melanie Reese Senn thank you for helping women writers! Lisa Diana Shapiro Nancy G Shapiro Jacqueline Sheehan This is a brilliant idea. A writing fellowship is a wondrous gift to the soul. Hannah Shepard Surya Angelique Shofar Emily Siege Elena Sigman Flannery Silva Thordis Simonsen Adele Slaughter Elizabeth Sloane Andrea Witzke Slot Amy Smith Charlina Smith Amy Smith Erica Smouter Nancy Snyder Marti Soler Elizabeth Solet Joo Hyang Son Judith Sornberger Sb Sowbel Judith Speizer Crandell Spider Road Press Linda Stallman-Gibson Diane Stanton Marie Starr Anna Stemple maggie stetler Laura Stetson Errin Stevens Errin Stevens Janet Stoeke Donna Strow Anna Stusser Skylar Suarez Jillian Sullivan Sun Literary In sisterhood, Sunny Robbin Sweeney Colleen Sweeney Gahrmann Jean Swenson Jordan Taylor M D Taylor Shanti Thirumalai Mary L Thoma Sarah Thomas Alison Thompson Laura Thompson Rene’ Thompson Tammy Tillotson Jess Titterington JC Todd Carine Topal Lilliam Torres-Diaz Trabar Communications, LLC Amie Tracey Marnie Tracey Reverdia Trammell Deb Trotter Angie Trudell Vasquez Sandisile Tshuma Bonnie Turner Pamela Turner Shawn Turner Claudia Valenti Renee Valenti Katie Ka Vang Claudia Vargas Francois Veyrat Claudia VillaCova (Hinton) laurie voeltz Katie Vyn Lisa Wade Christine Wade Elizabeth Wagner Markie Walker Cathy Walker-Gilman Gerda Walz-Michaels Sarah Ward Elizabeth Washburn Julianna Waters Joanne Weber Rhoda Weber Mack Dr. Mary E. Weems Julie Weigand Lise Weil Kellie Welch Laura Grace Weldon Alison Wellford Jamie Wendt Amanda Wenger Julie Weston Susie Whelehan Christine White Janice Whiting Barbara Whitney Amie Whittemore Elizabeth Whittington Helen Wickes Megan Wildhood LaVelle Wilkins-Chinn Carrie Wilkinson Amelia Williams Michelle Williamson Carol Wills Susan Wingate niko wojczuk Karen Wolf Laura Wolfe Annie Wood Erica Woods Jenifer Woodson Valerie Work Cathie Wright-Lewis Write Advantage Marian X Kaija Xiao Christina Xiong Deiatra Ye’Vette Leslie C. Youngblood Hannah Yuill Daria Zakharchenko Olga Zilberbourg AK Bonnie fagan Karen/kaya meedina Omi Sheila FRANCE Marine Caillé Julianne DiNenna katie elliott armitage Isabelle Iste Evelyn Jackson Jody Kennedy Charlotte Lewis Tanya Nedelskaya Valérie Prot Elisabeth Sunday GEORGIA Roberta George Nazli Karabiyikoglu Mone’i McBride GERMANY Soraya Abed Yenigün Batu As an English major graduate who grew up in Turkey, I was surrounded by men telling women how to live and act, which resulted in changing the way I look at the world, seeing the injustice against women and my own female family members; thus I refuse to be silenced. Annette C. Boehm Komal Raja Hannah Schloesser Lydia Shoup Moira Walsh GREECE  Irena Ioannou Zoe Nikolopoulou HONG KONG Tsz Ching Lam HUNGARY Julia Frank ICELAND Berglind Jonsdottir INDIA Rimsha Afreen I am Rimsha Afreen, a queer high-school student and an emerging poet from India. Vinita Agrawal Omi Anish Yashna Arora Hiranmayee Bachu Sunita Bagal Manideepa Banerjee Devyani Bhardwaj Alisha Bose Aditi Chikhale Sumita Madanlal Didi Dr. Sonali Dixit Diana Elangbam Saranya Francis Sending lots of positive vibes to all of you who are doing remarkable service in making the voices of women heard across the world. May our room expand in its perspective and perseverance. Jyothirllata Girija Neharika Gupta Supriya Iyengar Nazia Kamali Shachi Kamble Hari Krishnan b Ocin Lepcha Veena Maheshwari Aparna Menon Sandeep Kumar Mishra Vineetha Mokkil Maruthur Hanan Muzafar Leesha K Nair Bharathi Nuthakki m p Anjali Purohit Deekshita R Sowmya Ramalingam Kala Ramesh Priyanka Roy Sonali Roy Kay S Nilanjana Sanyal sumita sarkar Taiba Shams Mridula Sharma Pooja Sharma Jaya Singh Kavya Srinivasan Gayatri Subramanian kamatham swetha Neenu Thomas Nivedita Tiwari Dakshija Trivedi Deva Varshini Kalpana Verma Triyansha Vijayvargiya Anupama Vohra IRAN rojano mohamadzade Nasim Nazari Niloufar Behrooz IRELAND Rosie Burrows Basia O’Neill Edith O Nuallain Deborah Templeton Aoise Tutty ISRAEL macabit abramson Celine Assayag Noel Canin Danielle Amalia Fischer Tobi Lynn Kamenetz June o Leavitt mira meshulam Eli Raphael Yehudit Reishtein ITALY Antonella Berni natalia derossi Alessandra Di Muzio for everything you do at AROHO to help women connect to one another Michelle Maiellaro Alexandra Popescu Sacha Rosel Anna Skoromnaya Deborah Swain JAMAICA Hayley Headley Kimberly McCrae Rita Mookerjee Zenzii Michelle Serieux KENYA Ivy Kimtai Ensa Kitali Florence Kirubi Nancy Ndeke Qamariyyah Sheikh MALAWI Ireen Kabwilo MALTA Josephine Burden MAURITIUS Ayushi Luch MEXICO Teahna Edralin Bibiana Rivera Mansi Fernanda Rodriguez Iris Rodriguez Susa Silvermarie Subalekha Udayasankar Alexis Wald MONTENEGRO Dragana Krsenkovic Brkovic MYANMAR  Nandar Nandar NEPAL Shristi Shakya NETHERLANDS Shelley Anderson Erica Bilder Salima El Musalima Maria de los Angeles Esteves Deirdre de Wijze Yelena Myshko Claire Polders elena sarno Samantha Shorter Petra van der Schoot NEW ZEALAND Andrea Hunt Jann Lenihan NIGERIA Margaret Olugbemisola Areo Preye Edward Chinenye Emezie Grace Obike Sandra-Rose Success-Olaobaju Oluwatoyin Tiamiyu OMAN Subarna De PAKISTAN Syeda Azmi Mehreen Hashmi PALESTINIAN TERRITORY Wafa Salam PAPUA NEW GUINEA Carol Manua PERU Ange Alexine Caryn Day-Suarez Maria Llona Garcia rosa valladares PHILLIPINES Salud Carriedo Angela Gabrielle Fabunan Monica Macansantos Danielle Matriano Celeste Quilantang POLAND  Monika Misztal PORTUGAL Sandrine Lage Clara Pinto-Correia PUERTO RICO Aida Iris Cruz Alicea Natalia Cruz De Dios Dylcia Pagan Rayza Vidal ROMANIA  Sabina Stan RUSSIA  Abigail Doh SAINT LUCIA Kentillia Louis SERBIA Magdalena Miocinovic Andric SINGAPORE Alka Balain Audrey Chin Words have been my defense, my shield and my comfort. They’ve saved me. Jenni Ho Daniela Morena Monteque Pope-Le Beau Verena Tay SOUTH AFRICA Glendine Chisholm Hilde Cilliers Jade Gibson Josephine Glassberg nonjabulo gumede Marie Kenny Maria Kgabo Anna Kotze Abulele Madasa Desiree-Anne Martin Ntokozo Maseko Lesedi Mogoatlhe Kasuba Mukuka Nwabisa Plaatjie Sapna Rasool Vuyo Seripe Elke Watson Joline Young SOUTH KOREA Goyo Kwon Ann Peters Koo Garam SPAIN Gaudi Delgado Falcon Iona Douglas Maura Escudero Cinta G Aysha Griffin alba molina Silvana Pérez Anna Salvans Rosalinda Ruiz Scarfuto Selma Tufail SRI LANKA Chitra Abeywickrama Shirani Rajapakse Natalie Soysa SWEDEN Erudita Hoti SWITZERLAND Jennifer Chamoun Renée E. D’Aoust Kim Marie Renée Sigel TAIWAN Lu-Han Li Brenda Prof. Geiger THAILAND Diane de Simone Ina Solum TURKEY Miray Filiz Cigdem Kaya BG Koray Guliz Mutlu Ahu Parlar Sanem Sari Ayşe Tekşen UGANDA Najjuko Hasifa Muthundi Nason Nakabuubi Shamilah UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Suzanne Lobo UNITED KINGDOM kate abolins Yasmin Alam Yentl Alam Alethea Alden Zangmo Alexander Julie Alpine Rha Arayal Maria Arceo Karyna Aslanova Bella Basura Daisy Billowes Lynne E Blackwood Andrea Brady Hannah Caney Dannie-Lu Carr Alisa Cawley Toni Cogdell Anne Crilly Tracy Davidson Anjali Suzanne DeWitt Angel Gwyneth Dougan Corinna D’Schoto Sarah Evans Andrea Ferran Nuala Flynn Rachel Gadsden Yhonet Garcia N Jade Gibson Rebecca Ruth Gould Ozge Gurbuz Jennifer Hayes I am an English playwright living in New York, who has been writing stories, poems, then plays since I was six. I would like to help – albeit in a small way! – other women struggling with the creative process. Words matter. Rinat Harel Stephanie Hutton Ingrid Jendrzejewski Farzana Khan Gillian Kirk Sheryl LaScala Bea Litherland susan little Elizabeth Lovatt Marianne Lucchesi Rosaleen Lynch Tracy McBride Anne Measures Jay Merill Fiona Murphy McCormack Lisa Naas Louise Nolan caroline page Julia Rampen Erin Rizzato-Devlin Nicole Rodrigues Dorothea Smartt Jacqui Stearn Jennifer Steil Esther ten Zijthoff Sarah Teodorescu Emma Tobiasson Katie Walker Naomi Westerman UNITED STATES Hippy in the Hills (Debra Newhouse) 499 Words Burgundy Abboud Barbara Abercrombie Farah Abouzeid Ruth Rifka Abrams Christine Acosta Peggy Acott Allison Adair Noelle Adamo Hillary Adams Carla Adams Cristina Adams Martha Adams Shankari Adams Sylvan Adams Stephanie Adams-Santos Nina Adel Carol Adinolfi Mary Beall Adler Mary Admasian Humera Afridi Anne-Marie Agbodji E Agerwald LaRue Agresti Denise Aguero Kathleen Aguero Lindsay Ahl Christine Ahlstrom Zarrin Ahmed I’m a Bangladeshi, first-generation American, who is a free spirit and born into a Muslim family. I live in the Caribbean because water draws me. I’ve written since I was very young to try to express my feelings and have become a writer in many aspects. Maureen Aitken June Albright Miriam Aldebol Rowena Alegria Allyson Alexander Dorothy Alexander Patricia Alexander Tricia Alexander Polly Alice Domenica Alioto Ashley Allcorn Allyson Allen Diane Allen wendy allen Tara C. Allred Raquel Almazan Tamara Al-Qaisi-Coleman Barbara Alsop Mary Alterman Li Yun Alvarado Fiona Alwora Judith Amber Gloria Amescua Eunice An Cynthia Anderson Hana Anderson Sarah Anderson Susan Kay Anderson Leigh Anderson Rita Anderson Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew Anjali Angel While I was recently volunteering in a Hungarian nursery school, the Syrian immigration situation affected me more closely. The trauma of having to leave one’s beloved home, anywhere, has become a focus of my thoughts. Frances Angelina Sharon Ankrum Melisa Annis Tita Anntares Gail Ansel Katrina Anthony Kianny Antigua Faith Antman Batt Elisabeth Anton Deborah Arapa Ilene Ardine Blaze Ardman Aurora Arias Sarah Aronson angela armstrong Dawn Michelle Armstrong Nina Armstrong Mary-Kim Arnold Shar Arnold Catherine Arra marcia arrieta Marissa Arterberry Gail Arthur-Eddy April Asbury Liz Asch I am a Jewish American queer woman born in 1976 and raised in the South. I came of age in NYC where I studied poetry and filmmaking and worked in the arts. Aracelis Asendorf This year I will be the same age as my grandmother was when we came from Cuba as part of the Camarioca Boat Lift in 1965. This is a conversation I wish we could have. Myrna Ashby Amauunet Ashe Rachel Isabelle-Hubata Ashton Christina Askounis Ashley Asti Annelise Atlas Chiara Atoyebi Julia Atwood Renee Aubuchon Susan Austin Dianna Autrey Dwan Avent Kate Avery Salome Avery Lisa Avnet Laila Awar Linda M. Ayer Mimi Ayers Annie Azzariti Victoria B Julie Babcock Olive Bach staci backauskas Toni Bacter Maura Alia Badji Tai Kojro Badziak Kate Baer Annecy Baez Erika Bagley Bayan Bahloul Jameela Bailey Mary Elise Bailey Aklay Baimatova Brenda Amanda Bakali Pattie Baker Aimee Baker Ariadne Baker-Dunn Thanks for all the great work you do! Linda Balboni Jane Baldridge Julie Baldwin Jamaica Baldwin Courtney Balestier Jean Balestrery JoAnn Balingit Tekiae Ball Nancy Ballard Tammy Ballard Kathryn Balteff Lisa Balzer Becky Band Jain Dawn Banghart Allistar Banks Kymberlaine Banks Kimberly Banton May a woman be truly empowered with this gift. Cristina Baptista Jerrice J. Baptiste Renee Barabad Floresxa Rosalind Bard Stacey Barden Carla Barger Anne Barker Anita Barnard Erin Barnes Cory Barnett Megan Barr Jeni Barrett Virginia Barrett Shawna Barrick Monica Barron Alisa Barry Jill Barth Aleta Barthell Erica Bartlett Charity Bartley Howard Angela Barton Because we’re all survivors Angela Barton Haynes Jayden Basley Mary Bass Meghan Bass-Petti Basyl Natallie Bates Deborah Bates Shannon Bates Bernadette Battista Jill Bautista I want to inspire others to work hard and achieve their dreams, even if they do face obstacles along the way. I am a woman looking to inspire others. Blake Baxley Mary Baylor Michelle Baynes BDB Communications Kyrsten Bean Marina Bean Helen Beatty Holly Beauchamp Carmen Beaudry Emilie Beck Marjorie Becker Jan Becker Joan Becker Kariel Beckford Juliet Beckman Jeanne Beckwith Liz Bedell Katharine Beebe Dawn Beebe Molly Beer Shaina Beksinski Wendy Belden Gabriella Belfiglio Liz Belile Lytton Bell Josephine Bell Elana Bell Kay Bell Gayle Bell I am a woman, a world citizen, the people I serve keep me from taking my world for granted. Sally Bellerose Cate Belleveau Sheila Bender Soumeya Bendimerad Roberts Lin Benedek Bremner Benedict zora bening Jayne Benjulian Al Benkin Debbie Bennett Dannille Bennett Henri Bensussen Lauren Benz Mary Kay Benz Stacy Bergener rachel berghash Born in Jerusalem, and living in New York for many years, my life has been an on going journey of self-discovery, and of a spiritual quest. I have been reconciling overt and delicate contradictions in my life, aspiring to become whole. Miranda Bergman Ellen Bergman margaret bergstein Nana Farika Berhane Deeber Berk Katherine Berko Terry Berkowitz Carol Berman Les Bernstein Lorraine Berry Pat Berryhill Jessalyn Bertone Janie P. Bess Elizabeth Best I am a Barbadian woman of African descent. Through meditation, prayer, poetry, songs and art, I aim to respond rather than merely react to pervasive negativity, ignorance and injustice in high and low places and live life on my own terms. Wanda Best Yandia Best Elizabeta Betinski

Anne Bevan Angeleta Beverly Jannat Bey Faye Beyeler Patricia Beyer Nataki Bhatti Nataki McNeal Bhatti Vitginia Biasizzo Jennifer Bicknell Shanita Bigelow Heather Billera Angela Billings Linda Binkley Geraldine Birch Stephanie Bird Bridget Birdsall Ella Birt Melanie Bishop Julie Bishop Suzette Bishop Carina Bissett Kelly Black Sherry Blackwell Christine Blain Elisabeth Blair Gael Blake rebekah blake I was born Rebekah Michele Blake, and am Black American mother. I believe in the connections I have to the many women that came before me and that gets me through many long days. Michelle Blake Janice Blake Shelley Blanton-Stroud Judi Blaze tallulah bleu Emily P Bloch Christine Bloom Pamela Blose Patt Blue Carolita Blythe Mary Boccadoro Serena Bocchino Soraya Bodorff Yolonda Body Tammy Boehm Karen Boehme Marianne Bohr Tamara Bollinger Mary Boncher Hannah Bonner clare bonsall Kathleen Booker Boom, Baby! Boutique Erika Booth Michele Bottorff Angelique Bouffiou Pierce Boulet Martha Bourlakas Susan Bourne Bunny Bowen Susan Bower Tommie Ann Bower Anne Bower Emily Bowles Vrindaji Bowman Amanda Bowman Penelope Boyer Branden Boyer-White Cat Lynn Boyle Jill Boyles Alla Bozarth Valerie Braddock Elya Braden Teresa Brader Martha Bradford Constance Bradford April Bradley Beverly Bradley Lois Bradley Marcia Bradley Mary O’Keefe Brady Julia Bramer Paula Brancato Frances Branch Margaret Brazill Dawn Brazofsky Waters Breedlove I am a bastard child born to an abusive single mother. I seek healing through finally telling the truth of my life, no matter how much I am criticized or disbelieved. Deija Brelynn deprise brescia Sume Bresic Casey Zerbe Brewster Joanna Brichetto Suzane Bricker Sharon Bridgforth Sabine Brigette Ronni Briggs Josie BrightStone Lauren Briscoe Sue Britt Val Britton Glenny Brock Jessy Brodsky Vega Lise Brody amra brooks Bridget Brooks Brooks Brooks Lachlan Brooks Robin E. Brooks I am a Jewish woman who has spent time in inner city and rural poor classrooms. I am in need of the quiet restorative space that this retreat offers. Sondra Brooks Suzanne Brooks Kathlene Brookshire Donna Broom J. Margaret Brophy Christina Brous Jennifer Browdy Linda Brower Candice Brown Jalissa Monique Brown Kim Brown Kristin Brown Margaret Zox Brown Marsha Brown Melanie Brown Nickole Brown Risa Brown Samona Brown Shelby Brown Stephanie Brown Tracy Brown Nonya Brown-Chesney Beth Brown Preston Lissa Brubaker Kathy Bruce Jessica Bruden Brigitte Bruggemann Shanda Brumby Jeanne Bryner Cheryl Buchanan Linda Buchanan Mara Buck BJ Buckley Susan Buckley Erika Bucklin Linda Buckmaster Elizabeth Buckner Tracey Buehrig Carole Bugge Alice Bullard Kristina Lisa Burbank k burke Twinkle Burke deb burkhard Imani Constance Burnett Dawn Burns Deborah Burns Teresa Burns Gunther Jane Burton Cheryl Tempest Burton Clynthia Burton Graham June Buttrick GinaMarie Byars Robin Byrd Sarah Byrden Elena Karina Byrne V C Caitlin Cacciatore Elan Cadiz Anne-Marie Cadwallader Candace Cahill Carmen Calatayud Lakeshia Caldwell Roxann Callender Christine Calson Emily Calvo Sylvia Camacho Kelly Camden Cara Cameron Rachelle Cameron Lauren Camp Cheryl L. Campbell Jennifer Campbell Michelle Campbell Sarah Campbell Anna Dickinson, famous 19th century orator, abolitionist and lesbian, has been largely forgotten — hidden by historians because madness complicated her renown. I intend to reintroduce her to the world, and so save her (and myself). rachel cann Laurie Jean Cannady Kelsie Cannon Sarah Cannon Angela Cannon-Crothers Katerina Canyon I’m an African American womAn I’m Buddhist. I grew up poor, but that is no longer my reality. Patti Carabba – Nagel A mom, mamma,momma, mum, gigi, partner, friend, sister, aunt becoming the best version of me and organically rooted in gratitude. Marian Carcache Hélène Cardona Julia Carey Kate Carey Kathryne Carey Simona Carini Wendy Taylor Carlisle Wendy Carlisle Kimberly Carlson Kimberly Carlson Aesara Tina Carlson Marla Carlton Celia Caro Jane Carpenter Carol Carpenter Deja Carr Kathline Carr Cara Carrillo Willa Carroll Mary Carroll-Hackett Bronwen Carson Jennifer Carson Lee Cart Ann Carter How fragile are the things we hold dear, and how do we deal with loss in the passage of time, both in the world and in our minds. Kristi Carter Selena Carter Dr. Joan Cartwright Christi Cartwright MaSu Carty Lindsey Carver Liza Case Helen Casey Susan Casey Cecilia Castaneda Luanne Castle Katherine Castro Rhiannon Catalyst Catherine Cattarello Judy Catterton Victoria Cavaleri Joan Cavanagh Jessica Ceballos y Campbell Donna Cedar-Southworth CELIBoston Meera Censor Audrey Cerchiara Kristin Cerda April Cervetti Genie Cesarotti Rebecca Chace Lorraine Chambers jane chance Sherry Chandler Darlene Chandler Bassett Deborah Chang John Chang Deb Chapin Kristi Chapman Vanessa Chappelear Antoinette Charfauros McDaniel Shashi Charles Vanessa Charlot Diane Chase Megan Chaskey Jocelyn Chateauvert MK Chavez Diane Chavez Denise Chávez Rishika Chedalawada Lena Chen Rebecca Chen Sydney Chen Ching-In Chen Lu Chen Susan Chernilo Gerry Cherry Sharon Chestang-Robinson jaima chevalier Abby Chew Marie Chewe-Elliott Helen Chinitz Have followed AROHO for years, was a teacher, am now writing poetry and reading everybody–love your organization. Athena Chisholm Mahwish Chishty Sarah Cho Jenn Chowdhury Camille Christian Nancy Christie L. Stacy Christie Julie Christine Shannon Christine Maya Chukkas Margaret Chula Sue Churchill Ava Ciliberti Davanna Cimino Janet Cincotta Jessica Ciosek Marianne Cirone Jennifer-NeToi Claiborne Reyna Clancy Angelia Clancy-Sukala Andrea Clardy Janet Clare Cecely Clark I am a global citizen, an American who has spent more than a decade in China. I am a Christian who loves and believes in God and in science. I love words, teaching, learning and writing. Leslie Clark Brianna S. Clark Becky Clark Samantha Clark Antonia Clark Mary Charles Clarke Katherine Clarke Catharine Clarke Cheryl Clarke Jasmine Clay Susan Clay Jackie Cleary Tamsin Clement Jamie E. Clifford Cynthia Close Tara Clune Elaine Cohen Esther Cohen Jennifer Cohen Sharon Cohen Liz Coker Gina Colantino Barbara Cole Summer Cole Bonnie Coleman Donna Coleman Clarissa Colin Sam Collier Debra Collier-Harris Ashley Collins Lynne Collins Cheryl Collins Isaac Yarisa Colón Jean Colonomos Monica Comas Jennifer Comeau Cheryl Comeau-Kirschner Fae Compton Victoria Congema Sandra Olson Connelly Jasmin Conner Madeline Connor Catherine Connors-Nelson Jennifer Conrad Lesley Constable Christine Convissor Jessica Conway Adrionna Cook Maureen Cooke Sandy Coomer I’m the director of Rockvale Writers’ Colony. I’m also a poet, artist, and athlete. My mission is to support writers by providing a safe and welcoming space to write as a resident writer or to share in the power of creativity at one of our retreats. Sunny Cooper in honor of Cathleen Richland–“After some fire in my life, I found myself rising with the help of other women…a sisterhood for me in the world of arts.” T. L. Cooper Monika Cooper Melinda Coppola Mary Ellen Corbett Kate Cordes Alison Cornyn Cindy Corpier Patricia Corriz Born and raised in Santa Fe, I have always wanted to be an artist. Margarita Cortes Miranda Cortez Sabrina Coryell Clare Coss Melissa Coss Aquino Rhea Cote Robbins Beverly Cottman Tammy Cotton-Jennings Theresa Coty O’Neil Rebekah Cowell Sophie Cowley Connie Cox Mary Cox Melinda Cox Michelle Cox Sandra Cox Teresa Cox Riley Craig H. V. Cramond Shari Crane Dianne Cravens in honor of Carolyn Drown Tracey Cravens-Gras in honor of Darlene Chandler Bassett kimberly crawford Lia Crawford Lynda Crawford Creative GIRL I am grateful to contribute to another human’s creative and expressive experience in such a sacred and special place. Sumner Crenshaw Kelly Cressio-Moeller Teresa Crew Juli Crockett Mare Cromwell Deborah Crooks Sandra Cross Ave Maria Cross Leita Crossfield Jude Crunk Kristi Crutchfield Cox Lauren Crux Pia Cruzalegui Martha Cullen Jocelyn Cullity Maureen Cummins Elizabeth Cummins Munoz Edite Cunha Florence Cunningham Laura Curran Angela Curry Dee Curry Susan Curtis Andrea Custer Suzanne Custer Camille Cusumano Tamra Cyprian Isolde D Carol D’Agostino Barbara Dahlberg Jessicca Daigle Martin Keli Dailey Colleen Daly Ferrand Ani DAmbrosio Greta D’Amico Judith Dancoff Penelope Dane Diem Dangers Kierrya Daniel Rosemary Daniell Cindy Daniels Carrie Danielson Joan Dantes Karen D’Antona Virginia Danz Melanie Danza Genise Danzy Nathalie DArcangelo Sharleen Daugherty Pamela Daum Terri Daunic Sigrid DaVeiga Ariel David Lisbeth Davidow Debbie Davidsohn Petra Davidson Karin Cecile Davidson Bailey Davis Cairo Davis Cheryl L. Davis Jessica Davis Jewel B. Davis Kayla Davis Linetta Davis Susan Davis Valarie Davis Jackie Davis Martin Kathryn Dawson Bonnie Dawson Amrita De Jeannette de Beauvoir Rosetta DeBerardinis Thelma de Castro Alicia de los Reyes Elle de Marié Diane de Simone DeBrinc, Inc Donna Decker Sarah Deckro Valerie Deering Chloe DeFilippis Heidi Dehncke-Fisher Jeanine DeHoney Peggy DeKay D. Del Reverda-Jennings MariaTheresa Dela Lorene Delany-Ullman MariaTheresa DelaRosa Toni Deleseleuc Rosa Delgadillo Amber Deltorchio Michelle Demers Bemnet Demessie I am a 20 year old immigrant from Ethiopia. I came here at three and discovered my passion for writing through reading. Susan Demiglio Lynn Deming Jessica Denhart Deborah DeNicola Toni Denis Angela Denk Christine Dennis Carol Derfner Carole Desanti Lisa DeSiro Eleanor DesPrez Lori Desrosiers Vicky Destephano Lane Devereux Nancy Devine marie devine Nancy Devine Jean DeVito Jacci Dewdney Linda Diamond Jesse Mavro Diamond Diana Zipeto Art beautiful opportunities for strengthening and fulfilling our lives as women Claribel Díaz Andrea DiBella Carolyn Dille Felicia Dillon Barbara Dills Denise DiMarzio Melanie Dines Erika Dionisio shanina dionna Frances DiSalvo Amy Diver Robin Divine Anna Dixon Pam Dixon Maureen Doalas Alda Dobbs Mimi Dobelle Peggy Dobreer Emily Dodi Christina Doebert Susan Doggett Kathy Doherty Lisa Dolce Patty Dold Barbara Dolny-Bombar Tisha Dolton Edwinna Domenech Dede Donahue Susanna Donato Sylvia Donigan Kathleen Donohoe Allison Donohue Martha Donovan Meghan Donovan Rhonda Donovan Kara Dorris Alicia Dorsey Elizabeth Douglass Marian Douglas-Ungaro Jeny Dowlin Jacqueline Doyle Shelly Drancik Tiffany Draper Alexis Draut Branwen Drew Mary Meredith Drew Patricia Dreyfus Susan M Driver Carla Du Pree Sheila Duane Evelyn Duboff Christina Dudley Dana DuGan Anamika Dugger K Dulai Daisy Dumas-Featherstone Heidi Duncan Susan Guthrie Dunn Diana Duran Carol Durant Rachel Durs Peg Duthie Maggie Duval Stephanie Dwilson Susan Dwyer Carolyn Dye Anna Dyer Janna Dyk Justine Dymond Michelle Lynn Dyrness Shirley Eaves Jeanette Luise Eberhardy Kimberly Egolf Rosanne Ehrlich Nicole Eiden Barbara L. Eikner Susan Eisenberg Sara Eisenberg Christine Ekeroth Menat Allah El Attma Eva Cherokee El Beze Dr. Tanesha Elegbede Shannon Elhart Danielle Eliska Lynne Elizabeth Anne Elliott Jill Elliott Patrinia Elliott Marilyn Ellis Natalya Ellis Holly Ellis Sheila Ellison Dalia Elmanzalawy Sonel Elpiner Leslie Elsasser Sharon Else Ware Christina Elston Emily Embersan margaret embree Cheryl Emerson Mathurine Emmanuel Rhea Endoso Vicki Eng Charli Engelhorn Stacey Engels Pamela Enz Grace Epstein Avery Erickson Susan Erickson Kristina Erny Kristine Ervin Amelia Erwin Carol Es Araceli Esparza Carolyn Espe Isabel Espinal Pouran Esrafily Donna Essner Su Estrella Kristina Etter Carly Evans Amy Evans Joyce Evans-Campbell Marianne Evans-Lombe Latarsha Everett Patty-Potter Ewald Virginia Ewing Hudson Hannah Ezzell katherine factor Maria Faedo Morgan Fabian Victoria Fann Lisa Farago Tonia Farmer Mary Farmilant Caren Farrell Heather Farrell Gracie Farrow Farnaz Fatemi Emily Featherman Rohn Federbush Ruth Feldman Susannah Felts Beth Ann Fennelly Laurel Ferejohn I also offer gratitude for your nurturing, loving, transformational amplification of women’s voices. Robin Ferguson Kay Fernandez Vickie Fernandez Colleen Daly Ferrand Kate Fetherston Lady K Fever Dawn Fewkes Barbara Field Doris Fields Leigha Fields Sia Figiel Amy Fihe Tamara Filipovic Dorothy Fillmore Barbara (Aevea) Finkelman Diane Finlayson Kathy Finn Rowena Finn Michelle Fiordaliso Karen Fischer Amy Fisher Jessie Fisher Peggy Fisher Janet Fitch Stacey Fitch Alexandria Fitzgerald Megan FitzGerald Mary Fitzpatrick Sheila Flaherty Aly Flaig Janie (perennial) Flanders Theresa Fletcher Rachel Fletcher Regina Fletcher-Sadono Lisa Fliegel Maia Flore Susan Florence K. Bruce Florence Edna Floretta Creativity is my spiritual reality. Marilyn Flower Patricia Flowers Nancy Floyd Claudia Flynn J.V. Foerster Christina Fogarty Fredricka Fonta Samantha Forbis Ann G. Forcier Terresa Ford Valerie Forde-Galvin Lorinda Fore June Foster Tonya Foster Mary Foulk Annette Elizabeth Fournet Julie Fowler Ellen Fox Sharon Meiri Fox So inspired by your work. Arleen Fraijo Kitty Frank S.W. Frank Sandra Franklin k jeanne fraser Rebekah Fraser H Lauren Frazer Lisa Frazeur Mona Frazier Pamela Free Diane Freedman Gerene Freeman Kitty Freeman Karen Freeman Rebeccca Freimuth Cindy Frenkel Dori Freudiger K. Hannah Friedman Rebecca Friou Lindsey Fromm Alise Frosceno Sarah Frost Alissa Frost Antonia Fuentes Ayaka Fujii Ayame Fukuda Karin Fuller Rhiyana Furniss Diane Furtney Wendy G Patricia G. Kay Charla Gabert Jane S. Gabin Elizabeth Gade Khédija Gadhoum Cheryl Gage Michelle Gagliano Angela Gagne Mia Gahrmann Natalie Gail Susan Gaissert María Elena Gaitán Carolyn Gall Patty Gallagher Chloe Rachel Gallaway Karin Galloway Egge Nathalie Galvan Opal Gamet Jonathan Gangle Indrani Ganguly-Fitzgerald America Garcia Janai Gariety Sheryl Garland Shawn Garrett Karen Garthe Elana Gartner Erica Garza Elizabeth Gaucher Elizabeth Gauffreau Marni Gauthier Suzanne Sweets Gautier Trina Gaynon Ashley Geiger Emily Geminder Elisabeth Genasci Lorraine Gengo Weruche George Karen George Janine Georgette Jane Gerber Allison Geremia K Gerlach Mary Gesualdi Erica Geter Florence Gharibian Monir Gholamzadeh Bazarbash Amy Gijsbers van Wijk Meghan Giles Sandy Gillespie Alexis Gilliland Gail Gilliland Molly Gilmore Barbara Gilmore Monique Girard Stark Debra Gish elisabeth gitelle Mai-Lon Gittelsohn Edvige Giunta Terri Glass Jaime Glasser Rich Glinnen Sarah Glover Tressa Glover Felicity Glover Gladys Godinez Dorothy Maxwell Goepel Carolyn Smith Goings corinne golden Jessica Golden Edith Goldenhar Barbara Goldman-Sherman Carmen Goldthwaite Estella Gonzalez Liz Gonzalez Vero Gonzalez Jaimie Lyle Gordon Miryam Gordon Ziji Beth Goren Kathryn Gorton Roberta Gottlieb Anne Gottlieb Amy Gottlieb Yvette Gottshall Michalle Gould Gerda Govine Ituarte Leanne Grabel Laura Grabowski-Cotton Sarah Batsheva Graham Tamara Graham Susan Graham-Ulsher M Granger Francesca Grano Jennifer Grant M Grant Melissa Grant Tori Grant Welhouse Brianna Grantham Tori Grant-Welhouse Emily Graves Barbara Gravinese Suzanne Fernandez Gray Devora Gray kate gray Tahirah Green Daisy Greenberg Theo Greenblatt Myrna Greenfield Elizabeth Greenhill Alicia Grega Renee Gregorio Jennifer Gregory Rosemary Gregory Alison Greifenstein Friday Gretchen Peggy Griffin Lynn Grigsby Helen Groft Marijo Grogan Rochelle Groninger Crystal Gross Kris Malone Grossman Kristine Grossman Melissa Grossman Judy Gruen Midge Guerrera Dipika Guha Esther Gulli Kristen Gundlach Teresa Burns Gunther Margret Guntren Melissa Gurney Rozalina Gutman InnaRae Guy Toni Guy Jessica Guzman Diana Ha chanel hackett Nasir Hafizi Shirley Hailstock Lauren Hakimi Laila Halaby Lacy Hale Debbie Hall Sherry Rose Hall Katrina Hall Janis Hall Karen Hallam Danna Halpin Therese Halscheid Cherie Halter Maurine Haltiner April Hamatake latifah hameen Zarinah Hameen Leah Hamel Masha Hamilton DeBorah Hamilton Vijali Hamilton Briana Hammerstrom Joyce Hammock Diana Hammonds Kelly Hams Kelly Hams-Pearson Thank you for your work on behalf of women, all women, Be Blessed! Najat Hamza Allison Hanley Haven Hanna Alina Hansen Kelly Hansen Maher Christine Hanson Carol-Lisa Hapner Rajene Hardeman Brittaney Harden Nance Harding Jamie Hare Rinat Harel The spiritual journey fascinates me most. On the path I halt, look at the details, inhale the air around me, absorb the energies, capture the moment. Elizabeth Haring Jayne Harnett-Hargrove Connie Harold Anna Harper LL Harper Stephanie L. Harper Lorraine Harrell Jane-Frances Harrington Jeanette Harris Honni Harris CoCo Harris Lindsay Harris-Friel Susanjane Harrison Heidi Harrison Lois Harrod Andrea Hart Tashia Hart Annie Hartford Dara Hartman Herbert Hartnett rebecca harvey Raised to be a good girl in the MidWest, I greatly failed my parents by climbing trees and playing in the mud. A further disappointment when I dropped out of Father’s Law school alma mater to pursue art. Ended up ok, I learned to be a room of my own. Clarissa Hastings Mary Therese Hattori As a Daughter of Guam who resides away from my home, the ocean is a source of connection to my homeland, heritage, and the spirits of my ancestors. Laura Haugen Amanda Hawkins carol hawkins Daughter of the Rustbelt, White working-class, first generation former college student with too many degrees and not enough poems . . . Clymenza Hawkins Carol Hawkins Katrina Hawley Carrie Hayes Monique Hayes Lisa Hayes-Minney Mandy Haynes Amber (B) J. Haynes DelTorchio Tamra Hays Katrina Hays Monique Hazeur Dot Hearn T. Hebert Amina Heckstall lisa hefel Brianna Heisey Stephanie Heit Ellen Heizman Joanne Helfrich Kathleen Hellen Karen Hellinger Rifka Helton Anne Hemenway Marcia Hemphill Leslie Henderson Donna Henes Milania Henley Chris Hennessy Sharon Hennessy Karen Henninger Emilie Henry Kelsey Hercs Lea Herman Joanna Herman Nancy Hermansen Jocelyn Hernandez Helen Hernandez Nitza Hernandez Evelyn Herrera Natasha Herring Jane Herschlag Amy Herschleb Maggie Hess Karen Heuler Abigail Hickman Parthenia Marie Hicks Dekie Hicks I’m a quietly rebellious, northwest Georgia resident, not traditionally employed, late to marriage, child-free, and drawn to buddhism, bonsai, and the silence in the absence of internal combustion engines! Tamera Hicks Alison Hicks Genie Higbee Patricia Higgins Leonore Hildebrandt Karen Hildebrandt Angela Hill Roccie Hill Jane Hill Treeona Hill Lynn Hill DaMaris Hill Penny Hinke sharon hinton Neisha Hirsch Heather Hirschi Rosemarie Ho Joyce Hocker Jae Hodges I am a writer, a photographer, a genealogist and a traveller. As an artist, I strive to look deeply at something and try to find its inner being; I want to capture something fleeting, something that will never be seen or thought of again. Natalie Hodgkin Marsha Hoem Cynthia Hoffman Frieda Hoffman Jina Hoffman Laura Hoffman Marilyn Hoffman Linda Hogan Lydia Hoglund Kim Holbrook Leah Holbrook Sackett Dawn Holder Susan H. Holland Amanda Hollander Marybeth Holleman Gwen Holley Joyce Hollman Toni Holm Faith Holsaert Gail Holtzman Kathleen Holzaepfel Chloe Honum Shammari Hook Sharayah Hooper Leigh Hoopes Stephanie Hoover Judith Hoover Elizabeth Hoover Elisabeth Horan Donna J Horn Amanda Horowitz Abby Horowitz C. Horst Elisabeth Horst sarah hoskins Six Hotchkiss Lily Hotchkiss Linda Hough May the creative work of women continue to light the way. Thank you for all that you do! Janet Howard Sharon Howard Lesley Howard Day Howell karen howes Mary Howes Molly Howes Deborah A. Howes Marsha Howland Amanda Howland Ann Huang Janet Hubbard Tina Hudak Judy Huddleston Joanne Hudson Liz Hudson Mary Huey Leleiwi Leah Hughes Dartinia Hull Christine Hume Anna Hundert Lee Hunkins Munson Hunt Robyn Hunt Ione Hunt von Herbing Sandra Hunter Candace Hunter Aliscia Hurdle Terri Hutchison Yvette Angelique Hyater-Adams Rachel Hynes Nancy Iannitelli Chareen Ibraheem Jane Ellen Ibur zehra imam Raina Imig Noelle Imparato Christine Imperial Elizabeth Indianos Ann Ingram Lee Ingram Sandra Inskeep-Fox Judy Ireland Janet Irvin karen isailovic Judith Isler Rhue Ivy Katie Jablonski Donna Jackson SueEllen Jackson Maia Jackson Mitzi Jackson Sandra Jackson-Opoku Jill Jacobs Sarah Jacobs Elizabeth Jacobson Adena Jade Michelle Jaffé Joanne Jagoda Lisa Jahn Julie James Danielle James Hall Jameson Marie Jamieson Linda Janca Deb Jannerson Barbara Jaquith Nancy Jarmin Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew Rachel Javellana Tiffany Jeffcoat Ingrid Jendrzejewski Rachel Jendrzejewski Kimberly Jenkins Kenya Jennings Lyn Jensen Bridgett Jensen karen jensen Jeanne Jepsen Harriet Jernigan Diane Jerome, Ed.D. Vicky Jeter Aryana Jharia Ruichao Jiang Anita Jiles Anastasia Jill Lissette Jimenez Carol JohannesToenges Jas Johl Cindy Johnson Kaity Johnson Brianna Johnson Mary Johnson Bailey Johnson Lashelle Johnson Marilyn Johnson Julie Christine Johnson Carolita Johnson Candy Michelle Johnson Cathee Johnson Phillips Nancy Johnson-James Deb Neal Johnston Jhazzmyn Joiner Andrea Jones Aurelie Jones Charlette Jones Cynthia Jones Helen Jones Jilaine Jones Katherine Jones Lila Jones Tammy Jones Ty’esha Jones Velvet Jones Colette Jonopulos Samantha Jordan Anna Judd Jeanne Julian Anita Jung Charlotte Jung Michelle Junot Feroza Jussawalla Chris Kachel Deonne Kahler Tintawi Kaigziabiher Kimberly Kalaja Joanna Kalbus Mariette Kalinowski Nicole Kallio Kat Kambes Patricia Kanavy Nancy Kangas Genevieve Kaplan Janet Kaplan Veena Kapoor Deborah Kapoor Paige Kaptuch Holly Karapetkova Karina Puente Arts In the name of My Greatest Power of Influence Rebecca Karlstad Becky Karush Lisa Kastner Joan Kauppi Nina Chanpreet Kaur Nancy Kavanagh O’Neill Lorelei Kay Patricia G. Kay Linda Kaye-Moses maria keane Barbara Anne Kearney Kathryn Keats Susan Kedzie Kelly Keefe Kathryn Keegan Peace Keenen Maureen Keimig Stephanie Keinath Jody Keisner Michelle Keita Lora Keller Bridget Kelly Kathleen A Kelly Kathleen Kelly Alyssa Kelly Sheila Kelly Gayle Kelly Susan Kelly-DeWitt Amy Lynn Kelley S K Keltner Jennifer Kemnitz Leatha Kendrick Elizabeth Kenneday Deborah Kennedy Patrice Kennedy Sarah Kennedy Tammy Kennedy Kerry Kenney Christina Kennison Dana Kern Irene Kessler Caroline Kessler Kimberly Kessler Elizabeth Keyser Nasha Khan Shammari Khan Saskia Kidd Felice Kiel Colleen Kiely Kathleen Kilcup Helen Kim Binna Kim Sora Kimberlain Sylvia Kinard Claire King Tara King Karen Kinoshita Natalie Kinsey Breeann Kirby Devenney Kirby Melanie Kirby Tracy Kirchmann Pam Kirst Juanita Kirton Elizabeth Klamka Barbara Bryn Klare Frances Klein Jacquelyn Klein Laurie Klein Allison Kleinsteuber Stephanie Kline Lisa Klug Alice Klugherz Diane Knaus Rita Kniess Barkey Laura Knight Knock on Wood Productions Carol (aka Cleo) Knopf Julia Knowlton Jen Knox Julia Knox Janet Norman Knox Sezín Koehler Rachel Koenig Tanya Ko-Hong The vision that you offer of women “calling out” to each other for affirmation and strength resonates with my own goals and dreams. Samantha Kolber Sara Konrath Geraldine Konstantin Emily Koonse Maribeth Kossman Sharon Kourous Dina Koutas Kim Kozlowski Heidi Kraay Sophie Krajmalnik Bibiana Krall Ariana Kramer Rozann Kraus Bridget Krause Elizabeth Krebs Barrie Kreinik Robin Krevitsky-Ferguson Evelyn Krieger Nancy Krim Jayashree Krishnan Jennifer Krohn-Bourgeois Maria Krol-Sinclair Adrianne Krstansky Deborah Kruger Tiffany Krupa Good luck to all and thank you for all you do to support creative women. May Kuckro I am in awe of this foundation & the gift that it is to women writers! Christine Kuefel Bridgit Kuenning-Pollpeter Amanda Kuhl Marie Kukula-Tyner lex kumar Lisa Kundrat Jenny Kunka Gioia Kuss Nicole La Chica Doralynn La Croix Tina La Porta Shawn Lacy Lisa Lacy Nicole Lacy Francene LaDue Beverly Lafontaine Leta Lagaunda Mokha Laget Madaleine Laird Robin Lambaria Page Lambert Candice LaMere Cindy Lamothe Lori Lamothe G Evelyn Lampart Samantha Lamph Susan Landau Alex Landers Susan Landgraf Cassandra Lane Rosa Lane Teresa Lane Susanna Lang Grace Langstaff Amy Laprade Angeline Larimer Sara Larsen Annabelle Larsen Brianna Larsen Amanda Lasorsa Genevieve Laub Laura Laub Mary Laufer Joy Shayne Laughter Amy Lauren Laura Lauth Anne Marie Lavalette Carolyn Lawrence Yahaira Lawrence Jenifer Lawrence Mercedes Lawry Nadine Lawson Valerie Lawson April Le Nicole Le Myriem Le Ferrand Cathy Leamy Lisa Leaverton Pamela Leavey Caroline LeBlanc Boipelo Lecha Jane LeCroy Catherine Lee Ellen C. Lee Shanon Lee Cherie Lee I’m a Philadelphia born, 51 year old, permanently disabled, quasi-homeless single mother who’s plush rug got pulled out from under, but I’m rockin’ it, to the best of my ability. Donna Lee Delaney Lee Catherine A Lee Courtney Lee Christina Lee Tara Lee Diane Lefer Beth Leibrick Karly Leightty Jean Leih Marietta Leis Alma Leiva Dorotha Lemeh Susan Lemere Benin Lemus Sabina Lenae Ida Lenoir Cathy Lentes Libby Leonard Aribel Leon-Lynn Andrea Lepcio Laurie Ducharme Lepik Isa Leshko Judith Lester Robin Lester Kristie Letter Anita Leverichj Wendy Levering Harriet Levin Millan Julia Levine Ian Levine Raquel Levitt Lori Levy Antona Lewandowski Jan Lewbin Nancy Lewin Susan Lewis Cynthia Lewis Janet Lewis Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts Jiazhen Li Annie Liao Christine Lias Abigail Licad Bryanna Licciardi Myla Lichtman-Fields Dana Lichtstrahl Denise Liggtt Shaddow Light shashi light Angela Light Kali Lightfoot Juliana Lightle Donia Lilly Stacy Limada Kayla Limbeck Meredith Lindgren Glemda Lindsey-Hicks Deborah Linehan Rachel Linn Diane Linn Elline Lipkin Geri Lipschultz Stefanie Lipsey Eva Lipton-Ormand Svetlana Litvinchuk Paulette Livers Pamela Llano Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa Robin Lloyd Elizabeth Lloyd-Kimbrel E. D. Lloyd-Kimbrel Ellaraine Lockie I grew up the granddaughter of German immigrants who became wheat farmers in Montana. The heritage I carry in my genes results from the hardscabble life of dryland farming on a prairie where they made, grew or bartered: food, buildings, clothing, crafts, games, music, square dancing and everything in between. Victoria Loeb Toni Loeffler Lynnsy Logue Lindsey Long Judy Longley Laura Longoria Bonnie Lopez Emilee Lord Nancy Lord Lewin Melissa Lore Marguerite Lorimer Pamela Loring Jennifer Lothrigel Regina Louise Ava Louise Morgayne Love Karen Lovely Li Miao Lovett Grace Lowe Alice Lowe Dan Lucas E Luckring Elisa Luke Alice Lundy Anna Lune Sarah Lupton Alison Luterman Lisa Lutwyche Karina Lutz Kelly Lydick Cynthia Lyman Kellyann Lyman Michelle Lynch Teresa Lynn Alison Lyons Robin Lysne It is with great pleasure that I donate to AROHO Foundation for these opportunities for all women. Diane Marie MacDonald Card Katharyn Machan Mara MacKay Bethany MacKenzie Lori MacKenzie Stacy MacLean Maura MacNeil Stephanie Madan Laurie Maddox river lark madison S. F. Madsen Andree’ Maduell Cassie Maenius DS Magid Julia Magnet Ariana Magro Martha Magruder

Ginny Mahar Jennifer Maisel Murshidah Majidullah Annie Makos The creative process is my language, religion and soul song. Joanna Malaczynski Ceil Malek Lauren Mallett Val Mallinson Sandra Mallo Margaret Malone Jennifer Maloney Maria Miranda Maloney Crystal Manboard Julia Mandeville Monica Mankin Jessica Manley Melody Mansfield Kathryn Manz Justine Manzano Laura Marable Ona Marae Jane Marcellus Linda Maree Ariana Mares Georgina Marie Jannat Marie Fran Marie Nina Marín Susan Marine Jessica Markowicz Jennifer Markowitz Ellen Marks Morgan Marks Amanda Markus Lynn (aka Dakini) Marlow Jan Marquart Annette Marquis Maria Marrero Salima Marriott Marlo Marron Julie Mars Deb Marshall Simone Martel Amelia Martens Larissa Marti Angelina Martin Rose Martin Jennifer Martin Koral Martin Maggie Martin Christiana Martin Ingrid Martin Hillary Martin Yadira Martinez Cecilia Martinez-Gil Catherine Martzloff Sheehan Mary Lewis Marla Mase Tara Masih Aurora Masum-Javed Marsha Mathews Loralei Matisse Krystal Matos Barbara Matteau Tanabahi Matthews Melissa Matthewson Marcie Mattrass Birgit Matzerath Mary Jo Mauro Tajuana Maxwell Deborah Mayaan Kyana Mayfield Ethel Mays Hildy Maze Dominique Mazeaud Marya Mazor Diane Mcallister Liza McAlister Williams Siobhan McAuley Kathy McAvoy Coleen McBride Mone’I McBride Claire McCabe Kerry McCann Alysse McCanna Shelley McCarl Melissa McCarter Rebecca McCarthy Caitlin McCarthy Opal McCarthy Tiara Mccarver Mary McClain Marva McClean Colie McClellan Pat McClelland Amanda McClendon Clare McCloskey Bernadette McComish Suzanne McConnell Ruby McConnell Lisa McCormack Leilani McCowan Leandra McCoy Kathleen McCoy Kirin McCrory Laura Mcculllough M McCutcheon Mari McDade Stacy McDermott Lorri McDole Patricia McDonald Susan McDonald Rachael McDougall Karen McElmurray Claudia McGhee Mitzi McGhee Kristina McGowan Maureen McGranaghan Maureen McGuirk C. McKane Heather McKenzie Chiquita McKenzie Louise McKinney Ryanne McLaren Triston McLaughlin Cristy Mcmahon Valerie McManus Fiona McMillan Nancy McMillan Anyika McMillan-Herod Mary McMyne Julie McNeely-Kirwan Ayanna McNeill Lauren McPhail Dora E. 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Amai Clarice Munchus Jorrie Muniz E Cummins Munoz Writing is not a solitary path! Ann Munroe Mullen Elisabeth Murawski Martha Murchison Marianne Murdock Saori Murphy Barb Murphy Pat Murphy-McClelland Katherine murray Jan Murray Jane Muschenetz Charlotte Muse Leslie Muse Tallulah Musser Sonia Myers Candace Nadon Arlene Naganawa m.f. nagel Rosa Nagle Annastasia Nahanni Noriko Nakada Odalys Nanin Kristen Napier Wenona Napolitano Ruth Nasrullah Carrie Nassif Marisela Navarro Amy Nawrocki Lazarus Nazario Priscilla Ndlovu Heather Neal Linda Neas Linda Neas Deborah Nedelman Julie Neese Hannah Neff Briyana Negrette Sylvia Nelson Rachel Nelson Jennifer Nelson Vaunda Nelson Heather Nelson Muriel Nelson Rebecca Nestor Karen Neuberg Eve Neuhaus Meg Neville Victoria Newcombe Mary Newell Melody Newman Elizabeth Newsome Eli Newsome Alexandra Newton Rios Kathy Nguyen Kimarlee Nguyen Kim Nicolini Elizabeth Nichols Martha Nichols Sarah Nichols Tam Nichols Kim Nicolini Debra Nicolis Thurston Bonnie Niebel Stephanie Nielson Patricia Nieman Adele Nieto Alexandria Niewijk Suthard lisa nikolidakis Vanessa Nix Anthony Gloria Nixon-John Amanda Noble Rachel Noble Sage Alastor Node Ozzie Nogg aj nordall Kristin Norderval Brigetta Norlander Mary Norris Tiffany Northam Holly Norton Margaux Novak Donna Noval Eva Novar agatha nowicki Connie Noyes Julie Nudd Aida Núñez Troedsson alvinna nwoko Gail Nyoka Kate Oatis Shirley Obitz Dorene O’Brien Marian O’Brien Paul Christy O’Callaghan Randi Ocena Naomi Louisa O’Connell Cynthia O’Connor Bobbie O’Connor Mary Beth O’Connor Paula Odabasi Jana O’Dell Patrick O’Donnell Sally Odum Gwynn O’Gara Angie O’Gorman Leslie Oh Heidi O’Halloran Madelyn Ohnimus Patty Olds Rosalie OLeary Ellie O’Leary Rosalie O’Leary Eileen O’Leary Clare Olivares Jenna Oliver Rosemary Oliver Mary Oliver Brown Samantha Olivieri Camille Ollivierre Kate Olson Sandra Olson Connelly Patricia Olstad Janelle O’Malley Nancy O’Neill Gail Onion Shelby Oppermann Victoria Ordway Lisa Orlick Hannah Orr Frankie Ortega Lucia Orth Priscilla Ortiz Luisa Ortiz Shauna Osborn Vesper Osborne Diane O’shea Ariel O’Suilleabhain Wendy Otwell Jean Ann Owens Mary Lynn Owen Danielle Owensby Kemi Oyesiku Mary Pacifico Curtis Yania Padilla Sierra Ji Hyang Padma Patty Flaherty Pagan Carmen Pagano Jacquetta Page Corey Pajka For my sister, Holly. Luna Palazzolo Chelsea Palermo Meena Pallipamu Menter Carmen Palmer Pittershawn Palmer Laurie Pandzik Jean Panyard Davis Tiffany Papageorge Annie Paper Buki Papillon Leslie Paramore Shey Parcell Hannah Parish Elizabeth Park Jackie Parker Tina Parker T L Parks Sasha Parmasad Susan Parmentier Catherine Parnell Alicia Parrish Miriam Parrotto Jennifer Parsons Ronee Parsons Kathy Partch Judith Partelow Toni Pasion Jennifer Passaro Juliana Pata Meryl Pataky Taylor Pate It is always the right time to take action, to take a chance on yourself rather than to let the world take from you. Minal Patel Barkha Patel Zeel Patel Shannon Patenoude Veda Patil Amanda Patrick Margaret Patterson Jennifer Patterson The way inspiration flows between writers bringing us to points of connection that rupture old ways of knowing. Cynthia Patton Shannel Paulino Dina Paulson-McEwen Cyndi Pauwels Emily Pavick Laura Pawlik Lesley Payne Mary Paynter Ethleen Peacock Kelly Pearce Kenna Pearl I’m a bisexual, biracial woman currently majoring in Theater, Film and Media Studies. My goal in life is to write the representation I wanted to see for myself when I was the only little girl of color in the classroom. Sarah Pearlstein Abigail Pearson Terri Pease Nancy Peden Anne Pedersen Sherry Pedigo carole pellatt Jan Pena-Davis Francesca Penchant Shana Pennington-Baird Kishauna Peoples Lisa Perez Yani Perez Mary Therese Perez Hattori Andrea Perine Catherine Perkins Penny Perkins Ronna Perrin Rain Perry Barbara Perry Ellen Perry Latasha Perry Ann Perry Wallace L Peters Lorraine peters Jasmine Peterson Marci Peterson Comfort Pettis Deborah Pfeffer Ingrid Pfeiffer Anna Philippe Carmel Philistin Cathee Phillips Charlotte Phillips Cindy Phillips gywn phillips Kaycee Phillips Nina Pick Holly Pickett LeeAnn Pickrell Christine Piesyk Lee Ann Pingel Tonya Pinkins Meghan Pinson Megan Pinto Pamela Pippin Ploy Pirapokin Christina Pitrelli Ginger Pittman Anna Pizzulo Moyer Sally Pla Niomi Plotkin Palline Plum Nakia Plummer Shirley Plummer Tina Pocha Kate Pollack Diane Pomerantz Trina Porte Barbara Porter Susan Azar Porterfield Courtney Kenny Porto Kimberly Posey Lisa Pounders Sidse Powell Betty Powell elizabeth-astrid powell Jen Prado Venus Prado Laura Preble Pooja Prema Cassie Premo Steele Carol Fox Prescott Barbara Presnell Dominique Price Pretty Pops For Christina Dudley Caroline Poyaoan Carol Prescott Kristin Prevallet Susan Prevost Marika Preziuso Robin Price I am excited about the mission of AROHO… Maribeth Price Sally Price Morgan Price Debra Price Jackson Melva Priddy Marielle Prince Anne Principe Alicetierney Prindiville-Porto Tamarah Jane Pringle Chloe Pruett Tania Pryputniewicz Helen Puciloski Gerhardt Karina Puente Elizabeth Pugh Sukhpreet K Purewal Barbara Purinton Susan Purr Erin Pushman Rebecca Pyle Megan Pytleski Pam Quatse Danielle Quesenberry rebecca quigley Colleen Quinlan Mary Quinn Kerri Quinn Mandy R Dada Ra I am a Black, American woman, Master’s Candidate for Instructional Design. Life is my spiritual guide, Peace is my passion. I live on an economic rollercoaster in a world expecting my words to fit into their paradigm as I search for footing… Diana Raabe Wendy A. Rabinowitz Gail Raborn Nanci Race Virginia Rachel Terry Rader Lyndia Radice Carol Radsprecher Abigail Raeke Rael Slick Studio Shelly Ragen Rachelle Rahmé Kim Rak Kati Rakestraw Naseem Rakha Bogdana Rakova Desiree Ramirez Dianne Ramirez Florencia Ramirez Lilia Ramirez Lisa Ramirez Vickie Ramirez Virginia Ramirez Margarita Ramirez Loya Linda Ramsay-Detherage g. d. Ramsey Mandy Ramsey Anniqua Rana Allyson Randall Almari Randall Emily Rankin Megan Ransmeier sonia rapaport linda ravenswood Tina Ray Virginia Read Lisa Reardon Brigette ReDavid Claudia Reder Thank you for offering this. I could not afford this any other way. You are building a bridge to women writers through the internet- and I am grateful. 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I step outside of myself in order to find how things connect, feeling from within, an exceedingly more pleasurable way to paint. Rhonda Rivera Heather Rivérun Lisa Rizzo Alexandria Robards Sherry Robbins Brenda Roberts Leslie Roberts Mary Roberts Shelby Roberts Joan Roberts Garcia Peg Robertson Lyn Robertson Linda M Robertson Barbara Robidoux Rita Robinson Ann Robinson Hosea Robinson Lisa Robinson Mary Kay Robinson Sara Robinson After 35 years as an industrial chemical/mining executive and technical marketing manager, I retired and then discovered that I wanted to break away from technical composition and write about how I truly felt. I am inspired by the elderly and their stories. I am a married Jewish lesbian. Katherine Rocheleau Shanae Rochelle Barbara Rockman Juanita Rockwell Dexta Rodriguez Luz Rodriguez Susannah Rodriguez Drissi Veronica Rodriguez-Trejo Nancy Roe Trece Roe Jean Roelke Bridgit Roeth Nicole Rollender Abbe Rolnick Lois Roma-Deeley Nicole Romine Maximillan Romo Susan Roney-O’Brien Nelly Rosario Jamie Rose I so appreciate the work you do. Laura Rose Judith Rose Eileen Rosen Rebecca HH Rosen Lisa Rosenberg Flash Rosenberg Melissa Rosenberger Andrea Rosenhaft Marsha Rosenzweig Pincus Holly Aquila Rosewind Elizabeth Ross Susan Ross J. Rossi Kimberly Rossignol Cynthia Roth Rebecca Roth Brieanah Rowden Lisette Rubrykal Shelly Rudolph Hilda Rueda Kathleen Rugel Patricia Ruiz-Bayon Mary Kay Rummel Ivaana Rungta Lauren Rusk M. 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Katherine Seluja Tatiana Servin Lidia Shaddow Grew up in a new state then, Israel. Moved to another state, United States, at the age of 14. There I was black and here I was white. Did this and that and more of that and this and all kinds of stuff. But this is the best. Write now. Desiree Shafman Ariela Shani Rochelle Shaposhnick Karen Elizabeth Sharpe lov sharrock Sheree Shatsky Nancy Shattuck Victoria Shaw Olivia Shay Sera Shearer Mary Lewis Sheehan Deborah Sheffield Kimberly Shelby-Szyszko Reared by pragmatists in the midwest, I’m a floating descendant of slaves, colonists, artists and kings, unrelentingly living beyond the ruler. Hannah Sheldon-Dean Jaki Shelton Green Kathleen Shemer Jane Shepard Cherrie Shepherd Casey Sheppard Chandra Sherin Sheri Sherman Mary Sherman Patricia Sherman Lori Sherrill Nancy Shiffrin I am 74 years old, still active, still writing, still collecting my own works. The fire burns within until the last breath is drawn. Mallory Shingle Thandiwe Shiphrah Vivian Shnaidman Maggie Shol Meredith Shorb Victoria Shorr Kayann Short Masha Shukovich Mindy Shuman Jonna Shutowick Joan Sidney Elizabeth Siggins Lynn Sikkink Jenifer Silence Elizabeth Silver Sue William Silverman Julz Silverman Carole Silverstein Kate Simonian Leonora Simonovis Christine Simpson Jennifer Simpson Mary Simpson Adela Sinclair Samantha Sinclair Kathryn Singey Umukija Singh Juanita Singleton Sharron Singleton Bobbi Sinha-Morey Johanna Sinz Ariana Siva Cathy Skipper Karen Skolfield Beth Slattery Lindsay Sledge Thank you for the opportunity Debbue Slevin Rael Slick Christine Sloan Stoddard I am a Salvadoran-American writer and interdisciplinary artist who was born and raised in Virginia. I am the first woman in my family to earn a graduate degree. Amy Small-McKinney Carol Smallwood Barbara Smith Bonnie Smith Bonnie J. Smith Brianna Smith C. Nzingha Smith Crystal Smith Diana Smith Dianalyn Smith Irene Hoge Smith Kelli Smith Kristine Smith Marianne Smith Mary-Antoinette Smith Nat Smith Stephanie Smith Theresa D Smith Victoria Smith Shelley Smithson Karen Smyte Bernadette Smyth Holly Sneeringer L’Oréal Snell Sarai Snyder Lori Sokol Melody Sokolow D.M. Solis Jody Sollazzo Harin Song I was born in Korea. When I was working as a designer, I experienced a glass ceiling in Korean society. So I came to the U.S. to study art and I’m trying to have my own voice as an Asian female artist. Morgan Songi Cheryll Sopnicar Stephanie Sorensen Miguel Sotelo Babi Soto Michela Sottura Soundview Writers As another woman who is discovering my creative heart in my 70’s, I am cheered by the very idea of Corazon de Corrales and this fellowship! Lynne Southerland Cassandra Sovereign Shenandoah Sowash Wanda Spannuth Kathy Sparrow Jennifer Spase Donna Spector Rochelle Spencer B. A. 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